Topic: Craig Robinson

Ad of the Day: Craig Robinson Croons Love Ballads to Verizon FiOS in Mock Infomercial

TV's most likable piano man sings from the heart

When was the last time you saw an ad for a TV provider and thought to yourself, "Wow, this is enjoyable," rather than, "Oh my God, I hate you, stop…

Microsoft Tells Advertisers It's Committed to Content With Xbox Shows

Interactive key to viewing

Microsoft’s Xbox studio arm is getting ready to churn out shows. The company rolled out a lineup of new entertainment projects at today’s NewFronts presentation to pitch the ad world…

The Top 20 Tumblr Ads of the Year

Buzziest brand promos revealed

When Tumblr introduced in-stream sponsored posts last spring, skeptics predicted millennials would flee. But the blogging site soared to 47 million visitors in October, up 42 percent since the ads…

New Era's Chicago Rivalry Wraps With an Epic Staredown

Offerman and Robinson suddenly speechless

The Brooklyn Brothers deliver another hit in their humorous "Chicago vs. Chicago" series for sports-cap maker New Era that stars NBC sitcom actors Nick Offerman, a Cubs fan, and Craig…

Offerman, Robinson Back for Round 2 of New Era's Cubs-White Sox Campaign

What would Nick give for a World Series victory?

NBC sitcom stars Nick Offerman, a Cubs fan, and Craig Robinson, a White Sox fan, return in a second satisfying Brooklyn Brothers spot for sports-cap maker New Era. (See the…

The Spot: Crosstown Rivals

New Era's trash-talk ads move to Chicago, as Nick Offerman and Craig Robinson square off for the Cubs and White Sox

IDEA: Sports-cap company New Era had a big hit last year with Alec Baldwin and John Krasinski trash-talking about the Yankees and Red Sox. For an encore, agency The Brooklyn…